(December 1967)

DC, 1959 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly with the exception of January, July and October
On-sale date:
1967-10-19
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #160, 169, 178, 187, 196, 214, 229, 232)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Race to the End of the Universe! (Table of Contents)

Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (Added by Greg Fischer, October 2007).

The Race to the End of the Universe (Table of Contents)

Flash / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Superman [Clark Kent]; Justice League of America [Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Martian Manhunter; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Aquaman; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Wonder Woman; Snapper Carr]; Iris West Allen; Abra Kadabra [also as Rokk]; Reverse-Flash [aka Professor Zoom, Eobard Thawne][also as Sorban]; Weather Wizard; Prof. Ira West (cameo); Dexter Myles (cameo); Al Desmond (cameo); Lois Lane (cameo); Jimmy Olsen (cameo); Perry White (cameo); Lana Lang (cameo)
Synopsis:
Rokk and Sorban, two aliens who once encountered Superman and Batman, force Superman and The Flash to a rematch race. Superman soon realizes the aliens are not who they seem to be, and the two help each other escape traps along the race and reach the finish line together, after which they unmask the aliens as Abra Kadabra and Professor Zoom.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Limited Collectors' Edition (DC, 1972 series) #C-48 (1976)
Keywords:
Superman-Flash race

Indexer Notes

1st issue with art by Andru. Story tied to Superman crossover issue. Superman also appears in #203. Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. 2nd Superman-Flash race, after Superman #199.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Race to the End of the Universe!
    Flash
  2. 1. The Race to the End of the Universe
    Flash
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dave Marchand
  • Peter Croome
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • David Southwood
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Ed Boner